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Casey Affleck: At First, Acting Was 'Nothing More Than A Day Off From School'

Growing up, a family friend was a casting director who would sometimes use Affleck as an extra. Now, years later, he's transitioned to leading man. His latest film is Manchester by the Sea.

In Manchester by the Sea, Casey Affleck plays Lee Chandler, a man who assumes sole guardianship of his teenage nephew after the death of his brother. Claire Folger/Roadside Attractions / Amazon Studios hide caption

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Casey Affleck: At First, Acting Was 'Nothing More Than A Day Off From School'

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